A few years ago, the Budapest Convention on Cybercrime was signed within the Council of Europe. Since then it was ratified all across the globe by a lot of countries or at least used as the base for legislation. Since a few years as well, the Council of Europe is organizing a conference on Cooperation against Cybercrime, called Octopus.
We actually had a very good first day and there are a few conclusions I can draw after the first day:
Probably the best thing for me I heard was that Microsoft was very often mentioned as a role model for collaboration between public and private companies! It seems that our work more and more has impact.
If you want to look into this live, there is a live stream from room 1 at least: http://tv.coe.int/webcast/ (there are two). On Thursday from 10:00-12:15 (GMT+1) there will be presentations and a panel then I am sitting on about Cloud Computing